NYCC 2023 recap, reflections, and more

AIPT Comics

Oct 15 2023 • 1 hr 14 mins

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  1. Comics legend Keith Giffen has died at the age of 70
  2. NYCC News!
    1. New creator-owned and operated media company Ghost Machine launching in 2024
    2. Rick Remender's Giant Generator inks exclusive deals with top comics artists
      1. Rick Remender and Bengal reteam on 'Napalm Lullaby'
      2. Rick Remender, Brian Posehn and Brett Parson set to launch ‘Grommets’ in 2024
      3. 17 minutes
    3. Comics for Thundercats, Wizard of Oz, and more coming via Dynamite in 2024
    4. Tom Hardy and Scott Snyder team up for ‘Arcbound’ starting March 2024
    5. Marvel
    6. DC Comics
      1. NYCC 2023: DC’s Elsewhere in the DC Multiverse panel reveals new Elseworlds series
      2. NYCC 2023: "Superman Superstars" initiative includes Jason Aaron on 'Action Comics' in 2024
      3. NYCC 2023: John Constantine, Hellblazer: Dead in America coming January 2024
      4. DC announces plans to release alternate ending to Batman #428 'A Death in the Family' on December 12, 2023
  3. Immortality and Vikings combine in ‘Kill All Immortals’ – Exclusive
  4. 'The Infernals' ongoing series set to launch February 2024

Our Top Books of the Week


  1. Batman: City of Madness #1 (Christian Ward)
  2. Superior Spider-Man Returns (2023) #1 (Dan Slott, Christos Gage, Ryan Stegman, Giuseppe Camuncoli, Humberto Ramos)


  1. Batman: City of Madness #1 (Christian Ward)
  2. Wolverine #38 (Benjamin Percy, Juan Jose Ryp)

Standout KAPOW moment of the week:

Nathan - Batman: City of Madness #1 (Christian Ward)

Dave - The Cull #3 (Kelly Thompson, Mattia de Iulis)


  1. Dave: Hack / Slash: Back to School #1 (Thorogood)
  2. Nathan: Justice League vs. King Kong vs. Godzilla #1 (Brian Buccelato, Christian Duce)


  1. Dave: Spine-Tingling Spider-Man #1 (Lucio Parrillo)
  2. Nathan: Cyberpunk 2077: XOXO #1 (Jakub Rebelka)